What do you want to know?

April 19th, 2012 | Team Ellusionist | Filed Under Artist Interviews
  • Ray Cosby
  • Tony Clark
  • Dan Harlan
  • Jon Racherbaumer
  • Nathan Kranzo
  • Paul Gernter
  • Mike Vincent
  • Richard Osterland
  • Carl Cloutier
  • Doug Conn
  • Gaston Quieto
  • Marcus Eddie
  • Akria Fujii
  • John Gustaferro
  • Rich Aviles
  • Woody Aragon
  • Kainoa Harbottle
  • Caleb Wiles
  • Pit Hartling

Why am I listing all of these magicians?

Because this is your opportunity to ask them anything you want. In the upcoming weeks I’m going to be interviewing these well known magicians and more. I know there are questions that I’ve always wanted to ask them and now you can too. Submit your questions below and have your chance to be answered by some of the great thinkers of our time. All questions must be submitted by April 27,2012 at noon EST. This is going to be EPIC!

-Xavior Spade


  1. Number one go to effect.

  2. Is it difficult for any of them to get up infront of a crowd to preform, if so, is there anything you do to help yourself calm down and relax?

  3. Scott jansen on:

    Who invented the trick “things that go bump?”

  4. what do you do after your trick went wrong?

  5. How do you come up with all your tricks?

  6. I want to ask Marcus Eddie how do you come up with such awesome tricks. I love all them and wanted to know which trick of your own creation would you use to start and end a show with and why? Thanks very much.

  7. How do u guys create and think outside the box ? and how and why u guys started magic ? and do u meet any difficulty at first?

  8. whats your best trick and how long have you liked magic

    ~ callum aged 12

  9. What’s you’re advice to someone who can’t grasp a move no matter how hard they try? Not so much a hard move, but a basic move such as a Double Lift or other common sleights.

  10. Where do you come up with effects? Is it inspiration, or do you have some routine method for creating something to blow the minds of people around you?

  11. Did you have a mentor in the beginning and if you did how did you meet that person?

  12. Why did you want to start magic?

  13. credit report companies house on:

    Greetings! I know this is kinda off topic but I was wondering which blog platform are you using for this website? I’m getting fed up of WordPress because I’ve had issues with hackers and I’m looking at options for another platform. I would be great if you could point me in the direction of a good platform.

  14. what is your inspiration to do magic?


    This goes to Eric Jones. How do you come up with such awesome coin tricks? I’m not very good at coin magic much, so i just want to know

  16. Xavior Rocks on:

    Dear Xavior Spade, why did you stop rewind? it was sooooo funny.

  17. Sean (again) on:

    Nathan Kranzo, what is your favorite deck of cards?

  18. I want to do magic but don’t know where to start.
    How did you all become so great at it?

  19. How do you get over/passed clammy hands when classic palm coins? I’m interested in coin magic and I’ve Primarily worked with cards.